Haley Mast

Haley Mast

Haley Mast is a small organic farm owner, an intern for a non-profit organization, and has a background in writing and editing. She is a recent graduate student from Harvard Extension University, where she studied sustainability with a focus in agriculture. Her prior writing and editing roles included topics in lifestyle and environmental matters. 


  • 5+ years writing about environmental and agricultural topics
  • Organic farm owner
  • Lead writer for the environmental column at Columbia Community Connection
  • Communications and Social Media Intern for a climate movement organization; Our Climate


Haley has a professional background in writing, editing, fact checking, social media managing, graphic design, and marketing for local and global non-profits, news and media outlets, and large corporations. She is also the owner of a small organic produce farm. As a fact checker for The Spruce, Haley ensures the contents of published pieces are accurate and up-to-date.

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Haley has her graduates in Sustainability focused on Agriculture from Harvard Extension University. 

Expertise: Sustainability, Agriculture, Gardening, Horticulture, Conservation
Education: Harvard Extension University
Location: White Salmon, Washington
Title: Fact checker

About The Spruce

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